2019-21 Governing Council Results & May 2nd, 2019: Governing Council Meeting and Friends Meeting

The Open School Governing Council is the school's shared decision-making body.  The Council usually meets once a month and meetings are open to all. Recently the Governing Council elections were completed and we have the results to share. Please join us in congratulating the new parent representatives for the 2019-21 school years.

The following parents have been newly elected to the council as representatives for the next two school years:

  • Stacy Barnhisel
  • Cherie Dame
  • Michelle Gurdal 
  • Ann Kaatz LoBue 
  • Shawna Mills 
  • Christopher Sheppard 
  • Jamie Shwartz 

Also continuing for the 2019-20 school year and completing their second term are the following parents:

  • Jessica Ferguson
  • Maria Magallanes
  • Naomi Salamon
  • Michael Thomas
  • Matt Wall

We also want to congratulate the following parents who will act as alternates on the Governing Council for 2019-20:

  • Brynn McQuade-Karwas 
  • Cara Pohle
  • Berta Howard

The next Governing Council meeting will be on Thursday, May 2nd, at 5:30 p.m. in the Teachers' Lounge.  
Click to see the agenda for this meeting.  Childcare is provided In the library

Please contact Governing Council President mattwallatpacbell.net (subject: Governing%20Council%20Meeting%20) (Matt Wall) with any questions. 

To see past meeting minutes, go to the Governing Council Page --> News and click on selected month. 


ALSO Immediately following the Governing Council Meeting is the Friends of Open School Meeting.

The next meeting of Friends of the Open School will be held on May 2nd, at 7:00 p.m. in the Teachers' Lounge. Childcare is provided.  Please join us if you would like to get involved.

There is always a place for energetic, committed people within Friends, the decision-making team which directs the fundraising activities of Friends of the Open School.

Please contact Friends Co-Presidents JULIAJatME.COM (J)jamieshwartzatyahoo.com (amie Shwartz) and shachar.laviatme.com (Shachar Lavi-Pangindian) with questions. 

Expiration Date: 
May 31